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Tootsie Imogene Frechette

Tootsie Imogene Frechette, 83, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at her home in Rockholds. A private graveside service was held by the family at Frechette Family Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Marilyn Johnson

Marilyn Johnson, 78, the wife of the late Curtis Johnson of Adkins Street, Corbin, passed away on Tuesday evening at the Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin. A Celebration of Life Gathering was held Friday the family room at Laurel Funeral Home.

Wanda F. Mahan

Wanda F. Mahan, 69, of Williamsburg, went to be with the Lord and family at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center on Friday March 17, 2017 after a long struggle with cancer. She was born October 9, 1947 to the late Creed and Lucy Ledford of Girdler, Ky. She will be forever in...

Garrett Mullis

Garrett Mullis, 68, of South Second Street, Williamsburg, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at his home. He was born on March 14, 1949 in Whitley County, to the late William Ray Mullis Sr. and Lola (Croley) Mullis. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Doris Mae Mullis;...

Donnie Wayne Peace

Donnie Wayne Peace, 69, of Williamsburg, passed away Wednesday March 15, 2017 at his home. He was born April 14, 1947 in Bell County. He was preceded in death by his mother Audie Hurst, stepfather Lawrence Hurst, and grandfather Tom Peace. He was a Kentucky Colonel, a member of...

Ray Lawson

Ray Lawson, 65, of Skaggs Branch Road, Williamsburg, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at his home. He was born on August 10, 1951 in Jellico, TN to the late Cody Bill Lawson and Opal Marie (Bennett) Lawson. He was preceded in death by his sister, Geneva “Doll” Lawson and...

Cathy Prewitt

Cathy Prewitt, 69, passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Baptist Health Corbin. Born in San Francisco, CA, she was the daughter of the late Elmer Prewitt, M.D.  and Madge Jones Prewitt. Cathy was Baptist by faith. She had taught for 25 years at both Corbin High School and...

Ancil E. Hill

Ancil E. Hill, 82, of Portage, passed away Monday, February 20, 2017. He was born on August 6, 1934 in Williamsburg, to the late Ancil and Grace Hill. He proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army. Ancil was employed as a Mobile Equipment Mechanic at US...

Janice V. McNew

Janice V. McNew, 73, of Lily passed away Monday, March 13, 2017. Born April 13, 1943, in Laurel County, she was the daughter of the late Jim T. Smith and Edith Smith who survives. She attended Slate Ridge Bible Church.  A loving person to both her family and community, she showed...

Sheriff accepts toy donation from Women Helping Others (WHO) to comfort young victims of abuse, etc.

On March 9, 2017, Sheriff Colan Harrell accepted a donation of over 70 hand-sewn stuffed toys from Women Helping Others (WHO) in Corbin. The toys were donated to help sheriff deputies provide comfort to children who are victims of abuse or being removed from an unsafe...